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SECC exceeds goal by nearly $40,000

October 29, 2019

The State Employee Charitable Campaign at UT Health San Antonio raised nearly $400,000, exceeded its goal and handily defeated UTSA in a one-day challenge for most contributors. The campaign began early in September with a goal of $360,000. The final amount contributed was $398,794. The UTSA challenge Sept. 19 was for most individual donations that […]



San Antonio research institutions announce partnership in precision therapeutics

October 15, 2019

The new San Antonio Partnership for Precision Therapeutics (SA PPT) is being established by UT Health San Antonio, Texas Biomedical Research Institute (Texas Biomed), the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) and Southwest Research Institute (SwRI®).



San Antonio Business Journal honors Military Health Institute director

October 14, 2019

The San Antonio Business Journal honored the director of UT Health San Antonio’s Military Health Institute at its inaugural Veterans in Business Awards ceremony on Oct. 10. Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Byron Hepburn, M.D., is among 12 local military leaders chosen to receive the award for supporting his fellow veterans in the workplace. He was recognized […]


Gifts for Children project needs a coordinator

October 14, 2019

UT Health San Antonio’s Gifts for Children project, which provides thousands of gifts each year to children in hospitals and clinics, is looking for a new coordinator and team members.


Ewing Halsell Lecture to feature the ‘Medicine of Music’ with Vijay Gupta

October 4, 2019

Gupta explores the connection between music and mental health, explaining why music’s redemptive power may hold more potential than we realize.



Kids and violence: Handle With Care

October 2, 2019

In a Handle With Care program, police notify schools when they encounter children at a traumatic scene, so schools can provide support right away.